Acipenser oxyrinchus Mitchill, 1815

Species in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaChordataActinopterygiiAcipenseriformesAcipenseridaeAcipenser

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Overview

Full Name

Acipenser oxyrinchus Mitchill, 1815

Common names

  • American Atlantic sturgeon eng
  • Atlantic sturgeon eng
  • Common sea sturgeon eng
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted species

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Habitat

Not terrestrial, Marine, Marine, Freshwater, Brackish

Georeferenced data

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All 287 | In viewable area

Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Subordinate taxa

Classification

There are no subordinate taxa for this species.
You can explore the higher classification on the right.

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Chordata
class
Actinopterygii
order
Acipenseriformes
family
Acipenseridae
genus
Acipenser
species
Acipenser oxyrinchus
 
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Occurrence datasets

Checklists

Bibliography

Dyntaxa (2013) Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www. dyntaxa. se [15-01-2013].

Eschmeyer, W. : Catalog of fishes; California Academy of Sciences, department Ichtyology.

FishBase, version december 2007

FishBase, version may 2009

FishBase, version october 2012

McEachran, J. D. 2009. Fishes (Vertebrata: Pisces) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1223–1316 in Felder, D. L. and D. K. Camp (eds. ), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas.

Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.